Untitled [troupe of girls in dance costume] ; Unknown; 1920s; O.036864
Untitled [troupe of girls in dance costume]
Photograph of six girls in matching costumes and ballet shoes, each girl pointing her left toe. Noela Cable is second from the right - the only girl with long hair; the others have bobs. The costumes are empire line in two colours, with a short light-coloured skirt, and a series of tulle pom poms hanging on ribbons from the necklines.
Each girl has a tulle flower in her hair. The photograph is taken against a dark wall with framed pictures partly visible at the left and right edges. The photograph has a simple wood frame and is unglazed.
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black and white photograph, gelatin silver print
Gift of Trisha Karl, 2010
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